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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Wadham College, Oxford and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Wadham College, Oxford, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Wadham College, Oxford include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Wadham College, Oxford alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Wadham College, Oxford are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Wadham College, Oxford.

List features graduates like Rosamund Pike, Felicity Jones.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Wadham College, Oxford?” and “Which celebrities are Wadham College, Oxford alumni?”
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Tony Richardson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Wadham College, Oxford Alumni
Television director, Theatre Director, Television producer
Cecil Antonio "Tony" Richardson was an English theatre and film director and producer whose career spanned five decades. In 1964 he won the Academy Award for Best Director for the film ...more
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Colin Campbell is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Wadham College, Oxford Alumni
Geologist
Colin J. Campbell, PhD Oxford is a retired British petroleum geologist who predicted that oil production would peak by 2007. He claims the consequences of this are uncertain but drastic, due to ...more
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Nathaniel Philip Rothschild is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Wadham College, Oxford Alumni
Nathaniel Philip Victor James "Nat" Rothschild is a British-born financier who has settled in Switzerland, and a member of the prominent Rothschild family. He is the chairman of JNR ...more
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F. E. Smith, 1st Earl of Birke... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Wadham College, Oxford Alumni
Politician, Lawyer
The Rt Hon. Frederick Edwin Smith, 1st Earl of Birkenhead, GCSI, PC, KC, best known to history as F. E. Smith, was a British Conservative statesman and lawyer who attained high office in the ...more
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Alister McGrath is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Wadham College, Oxford Alumni
Theologian, Professor
Alister Edgar McGrath is a Northern Irish theologian, priest, intellectual historian, scientist, and Christian apologist. He currently holds the Andreas Idreos Professorship in Science and ...more
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Patrick Marber is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Wadham College, Oxford Alumni
Television director, Comedian, Screenwriter
Patrick Albert Crispin Marber is an English comedian, playwright, director, puppeteer, actor and screenwriter.
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Rowan Williams is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Wadham College, Oxford Alumni
Theologian, Writer, Cleric
Rowan Douglas Williams, Baron Williams of Oystermouth PC FBA FRSL FLSW is an Anglican bishop, theologian and poet. Williams was the 104th Archbishop of Canterbury, Metropolitan of the Province ...more
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Cecil Day-Lewis is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Wadham College, Oxford Alumni
Editor, Poet, Novelist
Cecil Day-Lewis, CBE was a British poet and the Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom from 1968 until his death in 1972. He also wrote mystery stories under the pseudonym of Nicholas Blake. He is ...more
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Rosamund Pike is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Wadham College, Oxford Alumni
Actor
Rosamund Mary Ellen Pike is an English actress. She first came to attention when she was cast at age 21 as Bond girl Miranda Frost. Her first screen credit was in 1998 for the television film A ...more
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Robert Hooke is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Wadham College, Oxford Alumni
Physicist, Architect
Robert Hooke FRS was an English natural philosopher, architect and polymath. His adult life comprised three distinct periods: as a scientific inquirer lacking money; achieving great wealth and ...more
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Tom Allen is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Wadham College, Oxford Alumni
Lawyer
Thomas Hodge "Tom" Allen is a former member of the United States House of Representatives representing Maine's 1st congressional district, and the Democratic nominee for the U.S. ...more
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Michael Rosen is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Wadham College, Oxford Alumni
Poet, Novelist, Author
Michael Wayne Rosen is an English children's novelist and poet, the author of 140 books. He was the fifth British Children's Laureate from June 2007 to June 2009. He has been a TV presenter, ...more
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Stuart J. Russell is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Wadham College, Oxford Alumni
Computer scientist
Stuart Jonathan Russell is a computer scientist known for his contributions to artificial intelligence. Stuart Russell was born in Portsmouth, England. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree ...more
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Christopher Wren is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Wadham College, Oxford Alumni
Mathematician, Physicist, Scientist
Sir Christopher Michael Wren PRS is one of the most highly acclaimed English architects in history. He was accorded responsibility for rebuilding 52 churches in the City of London after the ...more
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William Bayliss is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Wadham College, Oxford Alumni
Sir William Maddock Bayliss was an English physiologist.
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Thomas Beecham is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Wadham College, Oxford Alumni
Impresario, Conductor
Sir Thomas Beecham, Bt, CH was an English conductor and impresario best known for his association with the London Philharmonic and the Royal Philharmonic orchestras. He was also closely ...more
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Kamisese Mara is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Wadham College, Oxford Alumni
Politician
Ratu Sir Kamisese Mara, CF, GCMG, KBE is considered the founding father of the modern nation of Fiji. He was Chief Minister from 1967 to 1970, when Fiji gained its independence from the United ...more
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Edward Saatchi is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Wadham College, Oxford Alumni
Entrepreneur
Edward Saatchi is an entrepreneur and co-founder of NationalField, a software company that creates enterprise-based private social networks.
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Tim McInnerny is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Wadham College, Oxford Alumni
Actor, Voice acting
Tim McInnerny is an actor.
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George Hogg is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Wadham College, Oxford Alumni
Journalist
George Aylwin Hogg was a British adventurer. He was a graduate of Oxford University in economics. He is known as a hero in China for saving 60 orphaned boys during the Second Sino-Japanese War, ...more
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Michael Kenyon is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Wadham College, Oxford Alumni
Michael Kenyon Writer
Michael F. Kenyon was a British author of crime novels. Author of more than 20 humorous mystery novels, he was one of the first in the field of spoof-espionage story telling, but perhaps better ...more
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Robert Moses is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Wadham College, Oxford Alumni
Architect, Urban planner
Robert Moses was the "master builder" of mid-20th century New York City, Long Island, Rockland County, and Westchester County, New York. As the shaper of a modern city, he is sometimes ...more
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Arthur Onslow is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Wadham College, Oxford Alumni
Arthur Onslow Politician
Arthur Onslow was an English politician. He set a record for length of service when repeatedly elected to serve as Speaker of the House of Commons, where he was known for his integrity.
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Thomas Baring is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Wadham College, Oxford Alumni
Banker, Writer
Thomas Charles Baring DL was a British banker and Conservative Party politician. Baring, informally called "T.C." or "Charley" to distinguish him from the other Thomases, was ...more
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Alan Coren is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Wadham College, Oxford Alumni
Journalist, Writer
Alan Coren was an English humourist, writer and satirist who was well known as a regular panellist on the BBC radio quiz The News Quiz and a team captain on BBC television's Call My Bluff. Coren ...more